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Welcome to Thompson Cancer Survival Center

We are more than a world class cancer center. We are a cancer survival center, where leading cancer specialists use the most advanced technologies to achieve breakthrough successes in treating many types of cancer. Our physicians are supported by a team of patient navigators, dietitians, genetics counselors, clinical trial specialists, physicists, pharmacists, therapists, technologists, oncology nurses, social workers, and counselors are here to treat and beat cancer. In addition to the original downtown Knoxville location, Thompson facilities are located in West Knoxville, Oak Ridge, and Sevierville.

For more information about the Thompson Cancer Survival Center, call (865) 331-1678.

For physician referral, call (865) 374-8272. 

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

Services Quick Links

The cutting-edge programs offered at Thompson Cancer Survival Center constantly adapt to meet the needs of our community and to align with technological advances in the medical field.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

Patient Resources

Patients are the most important people at Thompson Cancer Survival Center. Use the quick links below to conveniently access your information, register for a class or event, or find a physician.

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We were honored to present Darrel Hull, MSN, FNP-BC from our TOG - Lenoir City office with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses this week. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation's international program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day.

Darrel's compassion and thoughtfulness recently made an extraordinary impact on one patient's life. Read the full story here: www.thompsoncancernetwork.com/june-daisy-award-winner.
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Don't forget about Cancer Support Community East Tennessee's Facing Cancer Together event this Saturday, June 1! ... See MoreSee Less

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Tonight's the night!

We're excited to announce that we have partnered with Blaze Pizza on Cedar Bluff Road to host a fundraiser! TODAY until 10:00 p.m, they'll donate 20% of proceeds to Thompson Cancer Survival Center! Make plans to join us for a fun, delicious day.
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We're proud to support Cancer Support Community East Tennessee and this awesome event on Saturday, June 1!

Join other cancer survivors, family, friends & healthcare professionals, for an inspiring exploration of Integrative Oncology that encourages each of us to actively pursue optimal health in mind, body and spirit.
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We're excited to announce that we have partnered with Blaze Pizza on Cedar Bluff Road to host a fundraiser! On May 8 from 11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m, they'll donate 20% of proceeds to Thompson Cancer Survival Center! Make plans to join us for a fun, delicious day. ... See MoreSee Less

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Travis Weeks was joined by his family to celebrate his last day of chemo. Way to go Travis! ... See MoreSee Less

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Locations

Visit this page to get information about all of Thompson Cancer Survival Center’s locations around the region.

Thompson Cancer Survival Center News

  • June DAISY Award Winner

      An employee at Thompson Cancer Network was honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses this week. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. The DAISY Award was established in 1999 by the family of a patient who had received extraordinary care and […]

  • Get Your Game On!

    Game On Against Cancer Benefits Patients at Thompson Cancer Survival Center Game-lovers can bring out their competitive spirit for a good cause at the 8th annual Game On Against Cancer on Friday, March 1. The popular evening of games, music, food, beverages, and a silent auction benefits patients in need at Thompson Cancer Survival Center. […]

  • Welcome Kamalesh K. Bala, MD, PhD

    We’re proud to welcome Board-Certified Medical Oncologist Kamalesh K. Bala, MD, PhD to Thompson Oncology Group. Dr. Bala will care for patients at our Thompson Cancer Survival Center – Downtown location.  Kamalesh K. Bala, MD, PhD Board Certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine Fellowship:  Hematology and Medical Oncology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Residency:  Internal Medicine,  […]

  • December DAISY Award Winners

    Three nurses at Thompson Cancer Network were honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. The DAISY Award was established in 1999 by the family of a patient who had received extraordinary care and compassion from his nurses during […]

  • Fort Sanders Regional Named to National List of  100 Hospitals with Great Oncology Programs

    Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has again been named to a national list of “100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs” by Becker’s Hospital Review, marking the third consecutive year the hospital has been included on the list.

  • The Kindest ‘Cut’ of All

    Meningioma. Gamma Knife®. Both terms were foreign to Wes Petty.

  • Welcome Aaron Flanders, MD

    We’re proud to welcome Board-Certified Medical Oncologist Aaron Flanders, MD to Thompson Oncology Group. Dr. Flanders will serve as a vital member of our cancer fighting team and will care for patients at our TOG – Morristown location.  Aaron Flanders, MD Board Certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine Fellowship:  Hematology and Oncology,  Walter Reed National Military […]

  • Bright Days Ahead

    Robin MacLean guesses that she did the most damage to her skin during the early part of her career with the United States Navy while stationed in Hawaii. Several days later MacLean found out the mole on her back was a cancerous melanoma.

Find more articles like this on the Thompson Cancer Survival Center blog.